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won the lou groza award as top kicker when he played for ucla. cundiff made all five -- he made of his field goals when playing preseason for the buccaneers. >>> a nice warmup here, a chill that moved in on sunday, it's in retreat mode today. a lot of folks are going to, i think, playing hooky today. >> we should have thought of that earlier. >> for a big reason. they're going to be at the baseball game. >> oh, okay. >> at least that's what i'm hearing. >>> let's take a look and see what's going on out there this morning. we're at 57 degrees. the last couple of mornings, we've been starting out in the 30s and 40s. it's not bad out there this morning. a little bit of fog, but nothing that's down under two miles around our immediate area. temperatures, look at them throughout the area, from montgomery county down south through stafford and fairfax and pri prince william county. 54 degrees. 55 in reston. and 59 degrees one of the warm spots in maryland. at the bus stop, here's what you can expect, 47 to 55 degrees. still a little on the damp side. any fog we have out there should be lifti
from the new england company. >>> new study by ucla neurophysicists shows that the sleeping brain behaves as if it was remembering something. researchers say the study helps to explain why you can more easily things you memorized the day before. it's important because humans spend a third of life sleeping and lack of sleep has adverse effects on health, learning and memory. [ laughter ] >> we're in deep trouble, folks. >>> 4:51. thieves weren't after cash at a gas station heist. how they stole nearly 1,000 gallons of gas, coming up. >> come on down! meet the new man on the price is right. >> this is a gift from heaven. >> and be careful what you throw out. the mistake that nearly cost a family $100,000. >>> after a nice weekend changes are coming. showers in the bay area, we'll talk about when coming up. >> and we're off to a great start on this monday morning drive. here's live look across the golden gate bridge. so likely they will be doing some lane changes any minute. so far so good across the bay bridge toll plaza. no delay into san francisco. and similar story problem-free a
there are three exceptions -- uc-berkeley, ucla, the university of michigan, they did not garner the same amount of racial and ethnic diversity using alternatives. but what is notable is that those three universities are the ones that are most likely to draw on a national pool of applicants, which means that the number of black and hispanic students is likely to be depressed for an artificial reason. these are the schools that have to compete with other schools on an unfair playing field against competitors who are free to continue to use racial preferences in admissions. so a highly talented students of color who gets into uc- berkeley without a racial preference is also likely to be admitted to an even more competitive institution like stanford with a racial preference. it is not surprising that university of michigan, uc- berkeley, and ucla are having a harder time achieving racial and ethnic diversity than some of these other institutions which do not to the same extent drawn national poll. what about graduate school? rick sander is here from ucla law school. we will hear from him about the
competitive institution like stanford is not surprising as the receipt of uc-berkeley, ucla are having a harder time achieving racial and ethnic diversity than some of these other institutions would still not end to the same extent drawn national poll. what about graduates jack ray sanders is here from ucla law school and all your little bit from the program that he said the letter. ucla has of strong program of providing a leggett to economically disadvantaged students. you can see in the data that if you look at african-american students 22 of 63 under the socio-economic program, the economic disadvantage to students. compared to only 12 out of 382 who were admitted through other programs. that is to say, more african-american students were admitted through the socio-economic program than the regular program even though the socio-economic program a much smaller. overall, if you look at the results that ucla law school, 56 percent of the students admitted through socioeconomic affirmative action or black or hispanic compared to just 6 percent of those not admitted through those progra
wildcats tomorrow and the cow bears taking on ucla at new memorial stadium. sold out justin bieber concert at the oracle arena. madonna at the hp pavilion, florence and the machine at the shoreline tonight. we in the bay area could experience our version of carmageddon, people are urged to take mass transit. coming up, how local systems plan to handle the increase in ridership. a live report on the records that could be broken this weekend. >>> with a new jobless rate, it said the u.s. economy generated only 114,000 new jobs in september, however the unemployment rate went down. the jobless rate is 7-point 8%, it's down 3/10th from august, the lowest rate since january 2009. labor department revised upward the job creation numbers for july and august and a separate report shows 873,000 people found new jobs last month. we will bring you more on the jobless numbers when we get our report from the washington dc newsroom at 7:15. >>> drive by shooting overnight in san jose injuries one man. it happened on roberts avenue around 11:00. authorities say the man was shot in the nose, and the hand.
. taking his spot on the roster, forbath would have been the award at ucla in 2009. but he has yet to kick in a regular season nfl game. his most recent experience with the buccaneers. where he was perfect. five for five on his field goal attempts in the preseason. talking college hoops. part two about to get underway. the maryland basketball team performed better than anticipated last year, winning ame.cipated last year, winning now he wants to take the next step. new big men and little chemistr. >> the guys we signed tone have egos. they're here. they're in the eye, listening, listening, upperclassmen. when you have that, chemistry will be good. but you can't fake chemistry. some teams try to do it. some don't. i think it will be tremendous all year. i feel good. that's one thing i feel great about right now. i don't feel great about our half court defense. i don't feel good about our man to man offense. i feel really good about how well we get along and how our chemical triis right now. >> he needs a little more sun or we need to crank the iris down on that camera a little bit. the terp
compete. in the guest spot is richard sanders professor at ucla and stewart taylor junior editor of harvard law review, co-authors of the new book out today "mismatch." welcome, gentlemen. >> thanks for having us. >> thank you. >> richard, let me start with you. you say affirmative action places mirnlt students with underperforming scores in schools they're not qualified for, thus making it hard to pass exit exams and so they leave not fully prepared. >> yeah, it's important to keep in mind that we're not saying that students aren't qualified to be in college. it's which college they go to. so the idea is that if you are admitted to a school where your credentials are lower, say 00 or 300 points lower than classmates. the teachers teach toward the middle of the class and you're likely to learn less. there's an outpouring of research showing in the sciences, blacks and business panics have high attrition rates because of mismatch. in law school they're twice as likely to fail bar exams and there's a loss of self-confidence among students that receive it. >> i know toure will quest
and i got dragged to this performance. it was a competition between ucla and usc. i thought it was going to be the most excruciating night of my life and by the end i was a huge dork. i was like, this is amazing, can we go meet them? it was a famous upset because ucla beat usc or vice versa. it went down in history. when i bring it up with people that know this world, they were like you were there, this famous night. >> that song, a capella, what's happening there. >> singing this complicated game. you have to wait. somebody else is singing the song and you have to wait for a lyric you know and take that lyric and start singing differently. there's all these rules to the game we play. >> for people who do not understand what a capella means. >> not linguine. >> not barber shop quartets, it's a somewhat new thing. >> like boyz ii men. >> pan okay, you would be the drums. >> solo. >> only one person singing the melody and words. you're creating an orchestra with just voices. >> the human voice. >> we're so excited. this movie, "pitch perfect" opens at a theater near you. >> you are the cut
years of the reagan administration. he taught economics at ucla and at the martin smith school of business and economics at cal state. he holds a ph.d. in economics from the university of california los angeles and a master of public policy from uc- berkeley. our second speaker is stephen fuller, the doctor is a professor of public policy and regional development at george mason university and has been there since 1994 parody served as director of the ph.d. program on public policy from july 1998 through june of 2000 and from july 2001 to july 2002. he served as director of the center for regional analysis. he previously taught at george washington university 25 years, including nine as chairman of the department of urban planning and real estate development and as director of a doctoral programs for the school business of public management. his research focuses on the changing structure of metropolitan area economies and especially on the impact of federal spending, including two studies completed within the past year that consider the economic effects of sequestration. in oct
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